Dubai, UAE - 24th - 25th February 2022
UNIDO ITPO Italy’s “FVG - UAE Business Days” in Dubai, United Arab Emirates took successfully place on 24th and 25th February 2022, assisting a business delegation form the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region in 2 days of institutional visits and B2B meetings with local stakeholders in the field of research, development and innovation.
On the first day, UNIDO ITPO Italy supported the business delegation to visit the University of Dubai (UD), the Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZ), the Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) and the Dubai Design District (d3), exploring synergies and opportunities for collaboration. On the second day, the delegates of the FVG companies individually took part in several B2B meetings with local companies, organized and facilitated by UNIDO ITPO Italy at the Italian pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.
The initiative was organized within the framework of the project “Innovation Bridge Trieste - Dubai 2020” funded by the Friuli Venezia Giulia Italian Region and implemented by UNIDO ITPO Italy. The objective of the project is to establish contacts among innovators from local and foreign companies, institutions and academia, thus facilitating the exchange of best practices and knowledge-sharing, as well as the creation of new partnerships and dynamic industry events.
This international matchmaking event will offer to both private and public stakeholders the chance to meet potential new commercial, institutional and academic partners, schedule and actively take part in B2B meetings, showcase innovative technologies and ultimately discover new business opportunities.
University of Dubai (UD)
The University of Dubai is one of the top accredited universities in the UAE – professional and bold, with community, innovation and diversity permeating all its activities.
Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZ)
The Dubai Airport Freezone was established in 1996 and is a dynamic business hub located with more than 2,000 registered businesses from over 20+ sectors and various industries with 20,000+ professionals.
Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC)
The Dubai Healthcare City is the world’s first enabling healthcare and wellness free zone ecosystem in the heart of the Middle East.
Dubai Design District (d3)
An interactive ecosystem that houses established designers, nurtures emerging creatives and provides a platform for startups and students to rethink the regular.